2014 Chevrolet Tahoe: No Limitations

2014 Chevy Tahoe at Les Stanford ChevroletChevy does it again, the 2014 Chevy Tahoe is new and improved. With a consumer rating of 8.6 there are plenty of reasons to love this SUV. With the Tahoe able to seat up to nine people comfortably, a Vortec 5.3L V8 engine, and the ability to tow up to 8,500 pounds; this full size SUV is the one for any growing family.

The Tahoe comes with many of the standard features but its the extras that will make this SUV stand out from the rest. Upon arrival you will see that it offers active fuel management, premium cloth seats, rear park assist, a remote vehicle starter system, tri-zone manual climate control, a rear vision camera, and bluetooth wireless technology for phones.

The Tahoe also comes with ample front and rear head room, a smaller wheel base, EPA estimated 21 miles per gallon highway, and a 26 gallon tank; one will be able to take long vacations while not having to fill up as often. Combined with lots of room and good fuel economy, this SUV can also haul all of your loads up to 8,500 pounds. That makes this SUV great for any kind of hard work you may throw at it.

So if you are in need of a hard working, spacious, and durable family vehicle the 2014 Chevy Tahoe is for you.  Test drive yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The New 2014 Volt is Charged Up and Ready to Go

2014 Chevy Volt at Les Stanford ChevroletIs it a hybrid? Is it an electric? It’s both! The 2014 Chevrolet Volt sports both a lithium-ion battery pack and a low-fuel cost engine. The Sierra Club claims this hybrid to be number one on their list of plug ins. The Volt’s innovative use of electricity and gas allows for a greater performance that has crowds mesmerized in awe.

With a full tank and charged battery pack, the Volt can allow the driver to drive up to an EPA-estimated 38 miles on pure electricity. When the initial electricity runs out, the gas engine starts to provide more electricity that can last for 300-380 miles. When there is no electric power left, the car starts operating on pure gasoline.

The electric power allows for local, in-city drive, while the gas can support for more long distance drives. This car can go for 900 miles before refill and recharge. The Volt was built for long, energy-efficient travel while still being easy on the drivers’ wallets.

The Volt is equipped with multiple standard features including Bluetooth, touch-sensitive climate, USB connectivity, push-to-start, automatic climate control, and a 110-volt charge power cord. There are also many optional features such as the 240-volt charging station that allows for faster charges, the Bose sound system that uses less energy, and a navigation system that can store 30GB of music in its hard drive. Safety features include 8 air bags, anti-lock breaks, electronic traction, and stability control.

Ready for a Volt of your own? Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

When You Are Looking For A Small Car

Chevy Spark at Les Stanford ChevroletWhen you live or work in the city, you want a car that is going to be able to match your needs. If you get a car that is too big, you will have issues not only navigating the city, but also finding a parking spot, which can cause you trouble when you are in a hurry. Of course, just about every car company out there is putting out a small car, especially with people caring more about MPGs. The thing is, not all of these cars are worth your time, as you are looking for a small car that you actually like to drive. A 2013 Chevy Spark won’t just give you the size advantage that you need, but also the features that you want as well.

While a Spark gets you 38 MPG, its most impressive features may be in the interior of the car. Not only does the Spark feature the Chevrolet MyLink system which helps with navigation and audio/visual settings,and can screen movies via a USB port when parked, but it also offers a six speaker stereo, along with an optional SiriusXM package when can get you your favorite music wherever you are. Even more impressive is the 31.2 cubic feet of room you get when you need to transport items. This comes in handy when you have to help move, and when you need to stock up at your local “big buy” store.

Looking for a sporty little car like the Spark?  Head to Les Stanford Chevrolet to take one for a spin today!

Load Up with the Chevy Traverse

If you can’t decide between a sedan and an SUV, the 2012 Chevy Traverse might just be the perfect vehicle for you. This crossover features a sleek exterior styling similar to an SUV but provides the fuel economy of a full-sized sedan.

They 2012 Traverse is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine, resulting in 281 horsepower to get you where you need to go. This direct-injection engine is accompanied by a 6-speed automatic transmission that maximizes fuel economy. With EPA-estimated 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway, you can travel up to 520 miles between fill-ups.

The interior of the 2012 Traverse has been impeccably designed to maximize cargo space as well as passenger comfort. This crossover features a full-sized third row and seats up to 8 passengers. Because the second row has been designed with Smart Slide® technology, getting in and out of the third row is a breeze. When you are looking to haul something larger, the second and third row seats fold flat to provide additional cargo space.

Driving is more convenient than ever with the wide range of technological gadgets available in the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse. The long list of optional features for this crossover include SiriusXM® satellite radio with NavTraffic™ technology, Bluetooth® technology, MP3 connectivity, and a navigation system that provides turn-by-turn directions.

With all that this crossover has to offer, it is sure to be a hit with every member of the family. See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac today!

2012 Chevy Silverado Adds High-Tech Features

The 2012 Chevrolet Silverado combines modern technology with the toughness expected of a full-size pickup. Its front grille and bumper have been given a sleeker look this year. Chevy is offering customers a choice of four new exterior paint colors: Silver Ice Metallic, Mocha Steel Metallic, Graystone, and Carbon Flash Metallic. Inside the vehicle, the driver can choose from two new interior color schemes. The 2012 Silverado now includes GM’s OnStar assistance and a new GPS navigation system that eliminates the hassle of using DVD-based maps. The onboard wifi powered by Autonet can create a mobile hotspot with a range of up to 150 feet.

Chevrolet offers the 2012 Silverado in four models: the 1500, the 2500HD, the 3500HD, and a gas-saving hybrid. The 1500 comes standard with a 4.8 liter V-8 engine that produces 302 horsepower and 305 lb.-ft. of torque. The 2500HD and 3500HD offer the same 6.0 liter V-8 engine, which produces 360 horsepower and 380 lb.-ft. of torque. The hybrid combines gas and electricity to deliver 20 miles per gallon in the city and 23 MPG on the highway while still producing a respectable 332 horsepower and 367 lb.-ft. of torque. Each model is available in regular cab, crew cab, and extended cab trim. Customers can also add the Z71 package, which features heavy-duty suspension, skid plates, and larger tires for off-road driving.

Check out the Silverado today! Stop by Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac to take one for a spin!

The Unexpected 2012 Chevy Sonic

The 2012 Chevy Sonic has some super features. As you would expect in a subcompact, fuel economy is high on the list of priorities. But with the Sonic you not only get a car has a great mpg rating, but also a car that is actually a pleasure to drive.

The Sonic Hatchback looks good and performs well. This is an economy car that looks more like a performance car. The instrument panel is sporty. The tachometer is in the center with the speedometer and the odometer on either side. The seats are covered in a classy leatherette. Sonic also comes with the 10 standard airbags, and offers the convenience and safety OnStar support standard for the first six months. Sonic features wireless technology that allows for the streaming of audio and certain cell phones. The hatchback entry allows for changeable cargo space depending on the use of the back seat.

The look of the exterior is strong and assertive. The large fog lamps and the projector type headlights add to the sporty, high-performance appearance of the Sonic. The hatchback handle is hidden, which also creates a sportier look. The color options offer a nice choice. A couple of the many nice color selections are Silver Ice Metallic, and Cyber Gray Metallic. To get that extra-special look you can choose one of the two top favorites, either Inferno Orange Metallic or Crystal Red Tintcoat.

The Sonic Hatchback looks good, but so does the Sonic Sedan. It’s sleek and elegant and certainly commands respect. Available with the same stylish interior features as the hatchback and the same type of engine with the same good gas mileage, the 2012 Sonic Sedan is a great car.

Check out the new Sonic at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac today! You might be surprised. You’ll find a car with style as well as performance.

The Stylish and Safe 2012 Chevrolet Malibu

The 2012 Chevrolet Malibu is a mid-size sedan with an attractive, sleek style made from a high quality sheet metal. There are three trims to choose from: the LS, LT, and LTZ.

On the interior, the Chevrolet Malibu has a sharp two-tone design. Acoustic laminated glass keeps your riding in quiet with help from liquid applied sound deadeners. Power is the name of the game with options including power windows, power mirrors, power doors locks with customizable programming, and power seats. The leather-stocked LTZ trim option also features heated seats. The interior is also stocked electronically, with features available that include USB port, Bluetooth wireless technology, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, turn-by-turn navigation from OnStar (standard for first 6 months), and a Bose premium sound systems (standard on LTZ Model.)

For a mid-size sedan, the Malibu offers an impressive fuel efficiency of up to 33 MPG highway. Standard on all models is a 4-cylinder engine and 6-speed automatic transmission to maximize performance. Also available is a V6 engine with up to 36 MPH highway (still impressive). This V-6 engine roars with 252 horsepower and can be chosen on the LT or LTZ trim.

The 2012 Malibu is an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety “Top Safety Pick.” It features an electronic stability control system that helps direct control in less-than-ideal conditions. There are 6 standard air bags, including dual-stage driver and front passenger air bags.

Considering a Malibu? Check one out today with a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac!

Corvette: Legendary Performance

The Chevrolet Corvette is still one of the most recognizable cars on the road today. Its unique design has evolved throughout the years, but has still remained true to the very first Corvette. The new 2012 Corvette is a worthy successor to the legendary Corvettes of old. It is powerful, advanced, sporty and yet, affordable.

The 2012 Corvette comes in four trims: the coupe, the convertible, the Z06 and the ZR1. The first two trims come with a 430 horsepower 6.2 liter V8 engine and standard manual transmission. Optional performance equipment for these trims include a 6-speed automatic transmission and an increase in horsepower to 436. The Z06 and ZR1 are the top performance Corvettes. The Z06 has a 7.0 liter V8 engine that puts out 505 horsepower and the ZR1 takes it even further with an amazing 638 horsepower. Both come with larger tires, a 6-speed manual transmission and a sport-tuned suspension.

The Corvette is not all raw power under the hood, however. A number of safety features are standard on the Corvette, including run-flat tires, airbags, OnStar, traction control and 4-wheel antilock brakes. Always on the forefront of advancement, the 2012 Corvette features a ton of top technology, including a Bose sound system, navigation system, satellite radio, Bluetooth capability and over 50 other custom accessories available to be installed at dealers. The 2012 Corvette also comes with two flashy new colors. Carlisle Blue is the standard one and then Carbon Flash Metallic will come with the Centennial Edition.

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Small size 2012 Equinox is Big on Room and Features

Good things come in small packages, and this is evident in the 2012 Chevrolet Equinox. The 2012 Chevrolet Equinox is a small crossover sport utility vehicle. However, it’s not small on interior room and standard and available optional features.

The 2012 Equinox is available in LS, LT and LTZ trim versions. All models come standard with a 2.4-liter four cylinder engine. A 3.0-liter V6 engine is available as an option on only the LT and LTZ models.

Interior features for the 2012 Equinox LS model include power adjustable driver seat, sliding and reclining rear passenger seats, cruise control, power windows and door locks, adjustable steering wheel with stereo controls, OnStar, Bluetooth connection and six-speaker stereo with satellite radio and CD player.

Customers have two choices for the 2012 Equinox LT trim: 1LT and 2LT. Both LT models build on the LS model’s features. The 1LT has a leather steering wheel, rear-view camera, seven speaker upgraded stereo system with iPod and USB ports, seven-inch touchscreen monitor and tinted rear windows. Exterior features on this model are a roof rack and heated mirrors. The 2LT has an eight-speaker stereo, heated front seats, automatic climate control and remote starting system.

The top-of-the heap 2012 Equinox LTZ has rear parking sensors, power tailgate, leather seats, driver seat with memory settings and automatic headlights. Customers can add a navigation system, sunroof and collision prevention and lane departure warning system to all of the trim versions.

On the safety side, all 2012 Equinox models come with stability and traction control, antilock brakes, side airbags in the front seats and side curtain airbags for the front and rear seats.

Take the Equinox fot a spin. Stop by Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac for a test drive today!

Chevy Malibu: Award-Winning Excellence

With a longstanding history of performance and fuel efficiency, the Chevy Malibu continues to impress. A Consumers’ Digest three-time “best buy” winner, the Chevy Malibu is a sleekly styled mid-sized sedan. For added style, you can also add 18 inch aluminum wheels or an optional spoiler.

The Malibu’s interior features impeccable attention to detail, highlighting a dual cockpit and flowing lines. Equipped with laminated glass and excellent acoustics, the Malibu also boasts a quiet ride. The Malibu comes with a long list of standard features like a Bose sound system and USB port that ensure fantastic music for the ride. It’s also compatible with Bluetooth, OnStar, and SiriusXM Radio.

Fuel efficiency is a strong benefit of the Malibu. Offering up to 33mpg on the highway and over 500 miles on a single tank, the Malibu is a perfect option for anyone looking to combat rising gas prices.

The Malibu offers exceptional safety, recognized as a top safety pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The vehicle is equipped with a stability system to help the driver navigate difficult driving situations such as poor weather or rough roads. It also has six standard air bags to provide protection for the driver and all passengers during an accident.

The Chevy Malibu is a great family vehicle that offers style, comfort, and fuel efficiency. Experience the exceptional performance for yourself and test drive a Malibu today at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac.